The Internet changes people’s everyday-life and leads to new challenges within the fields of politics, law and technology. The Exploration and the understanding of these changes is an essential key to societal sustainability. Since it was founded, the Humboldt Institute for Internet and Society has been striving for problem-solving research beyond institutional or disciplinary boundaries.

Sponsorship cooperation with the Humboldt Institute for Internet and Society offers economic and scientific partners a unique opportunity to support academic research in the entire field of “Internet and Society” and hence to contribute to future societal developments.

Companies and scientific organizations interested in supporting the HIIG are offered three funding options:

Cooperation and Promotion

A sponsorship cooperation with the Humboldt Institute for Internet and Society offers economic and scientific partners a unique opportunity to support academic research in the entire field of “Internet and Society” and hence to contribute to societal developments. Companies and scientific organisations interested in supporting the Humboldt Institute for Internet and Society are offered three funding options:

Doctoral Candidates

Promoting a doctoral position offers the opportunity to work closely together with graduate students and their academic supervisors in a specific, innovative area of focus. Supporters will receive direct access to the latest research findings and to highly qualified young talents.

Project and Research Areas

The support of a research project that addresses a topic of special interest to the sponsor provides extensive access to research findings and direct contact with a number of leading scientists. Alter­natively, it is possible to support a research area with several projects.

Institutional Sponsorship

Sponsors get the possibility to support the Institute’s research activities and thus contribute to stra­tegic developments and the expansion of projects. Being part of an innovation network, the sponsor benefits from a direct transfer of knowledge by getting very close access to the research community.

Sponsoring of events

Additionally, the Humboldt Institute for Internet and Society is interested in attracting partners for their event management:

The Institute offers a range of possibilities for cooperation and participation: From organizing joint events to supporting events by financial contribution or material donation.

If you are interested in a sponsorship, we are delighted to provide you more information about our flexible cooperation and funding options.

Contact person: Jennifer Wollniok | jennifer.wollniok|a|hiig.de | +49 30 2007 6082